Mr Keith Synnott

Consultant Orthopaedic, Trauma & Spinal Surgeon

Areas of Specialty

  • Complex Spinal Surgery
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Spine
  • Spinal Trauma


Mr Synnott graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1993 and completed both basic and higher surgical training programs in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He was awarded the Sir Walter Mercer medal for best performance in the UK and Ireland in the intercollegiate examination in Trauma and Orthopaedic surgery in 2011. He completed fellowship training in Spine surgery in the Hospital for Special Surgery and was an ABC travelling fellow to North America.


Mr Keith Synnott is a Consultant Orthopaedic, Trauma and Spinal Surgeon at Beacon Hospital.

Mr Synnott was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic & Spinal Surgeon in 2004. He has served as Director of the National Spinal Injuries Unit, Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Mater and Chairman of the medical board in the National Orthopaedic Hospital Cappagh. He has been a member of the council of the RCSI and served as Director of Higher Surgical Training in Orthopaedic Surgery.  He has been an examiner in the intercollegiate exam for 10 years.

He is currently the National Clinical Lead for Trauma services in Ireland. Mr Synnott’s clinical practice comprises spine surgery and hip and knee replacement.